Aikido is a highly effective martial art and is practiced in many different countries around the world. With its roots based in the Japanese fighting arts of Jujitsu and mastery of the sword and spear, Aikido's combination of throws and pins, make it leading form of self defence.
Taught to police forces throughout the world,
Aikido is also one of the few martial arts that deals with multiple attackers and does not rely on physical strength to overcome opponants. This makes it an ideal choice of martial art for women, men and children alike.
Classes are on Wednesday's 7.30pm - 9.00pm and Thursdays's 6.30pm - 8.30pm, with a junior class on Thursday's from 5.30pm -6.30pm. For more details, go to Where and When. Macclesfield Aikido club is affiliated with the British Aikido Federation and is a member of the Joint Aikido Council.